• Bug
    Open Bugs

    Wrong Lot Type for Residential Lots

    Problem In my existing save a lot of residential lots show as incomplete commercial lots. I can play the family anyways. Cause Patch 1.52.100 shows lots who’s lot type has been changed from commercial to residential in the past in the original lot type. This seems to only be a display error on the map. Solution You can fix the lots with a few easy steps but you need to do it for each faulty lot. Create a backup of your save in case anything goes wrong. Go to map view and click on the faulty lot Click on the…

  • Bug
    Open Bugs

    Household Sims on different lots don’t take care of their needs

    Update Both issues have been address in Patch 1.52.100 but they seems to still occur. Problem Sims in my household that are currently on a different lot, don’t attend to their needs although the Care for Self option is activated. The needs of my toddlers which I sent to daycare are all in the red and no one seems to take care of them. Cause It seems like the game doesn’t register the option to take care of self properly if you don’t explicitly choose it. The hunger need does seem to go up if you wait long enough though. Solution…

  • Tutorial
    FAQ

    Can’t change lot type

    Sometimes it's not possible to change the lot type for a certain lot. There's several causes for that.

  • Bug
    Open Bugs

    Uploaded Content does not appear in gallery

    Problem I uploaded a lot/ a Sim to the gallery but even after a few hours it does not show up there Cause The most common cause for this is that the gallery filters out lots and households that contain custom content. The gallery has a mechanism that checks if your upload as custom content and then marks your upload as such. Sometimes stuff without custom content is categorized as containing custom content. For example are pictures of custom content are also classified as custom content. Photos and paintings that were painted by reference also often wrongly count as custom content.…

  • Bug
    Open Bugs

    Crime Scene is not being cleaned up

    Probleme Many lots still have signs of crime scenes although the case has been closed a long while ago. These lots can’t be bought furnished. Cause The game is supposed to clean up the scene after your Sim leaves it (as the message tells you). This does not seem to work properly. Solution Visit the lot with your active Sim (with loading screen). This will trigger the lot to be cleaned up Further Reading Lots can’t be bought furnished

  • Bug Fixed
    Fixed Bugs

    [FIXED] Visitors won’t leave

    Update This issue was fixed a while ago but there’s a new issue with island living. Problem Sims that visit my house never leave The interaction Ask to leave is missing Cause The 2014/12/16 patch is messing lot types of lots uploaded to the gallery. Solution Move your family to a different lot Open Manage world Choose a lot on which you want to place your new house on and go to build mode Place the house Exit build mode Go back to build mode and click on i Change the lot type to residential Move your family back in…

  • FAQ
    FAQ

    Backups

    Answers to questions about the backups